MemberWise Blog 2017-01-25T14:12:03+00:00

Welcome to the MemberWise Blog! A collaborative project that provides innovative membership organisation and association-specific articles from membership and association professionals, influencers, thought-leaders and solution providers. The Blog is a great place to pick up handy tips to improve member recruitment, retention, value, engagement and growth!

Choosing the right Content Management System for your Membership Organisation

Thursday, 4 January, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Tim Chalklen Director and Owner at Unified Solutions Choosing the right Content Management System (CMS) for your [...]

Should membership associations trust apps?

Friday, 22 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Christian Price - Digital Commercial Director Rhapsody We all know that publisher apps have largely failed to gain [...]

4 ways for member organisations to streamline their cash flow

Monday, 18 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Paula Downey Jones, Chief Financial Officer SmartDebit   Late payments are a popular topic nowadays, with businesses, [...]

From a woman in property to a woman of property (Female Leadership in Membership Seminar Review))

Tuesday, 12 December, 2017|Categories: MemberWise seminar|Tags: , |

Guest Blogger: Erin Johnson Communications Officer, Institute of Biomedical Science In this Guest Blog Article Erin reviews the network's recent [...]

7 Steps to getting 700% more membership enquiries

Tuesday, 5 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Ned Wells, CEO Zanzi Digital     Recent data from a ‘Think with Google’ study (download the [...]

Technology for Membership Bodies – Joining up the dots…

Friday, 1 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Peter Johnson, Technical Director Unified Digital Solutions   During the 20 years of being Technical Director [...]

Innovating digital content to achieve member engagement

Sunday, 8 October, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Member Engagement, MemberWise conference, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  Matt Day, Creative Director at Liquid Productions Speaking at Digital Excellence 2017 The biggest challenge that membership organisations say they [...]

ANNOUNCEMENT – A New Era in New Job Search & Staff Recruitment (MemberWise & Huntress)

Thursday, 5 October, 2017|Categories: Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Message from MemberWise|Tags: |

Following the successful launch of the MemberWise Network’s new Jobs Board, MemberWise Jobs, in September we are pleased to announce [...]

No Secure Socket Layer? There Could Be Potential Trouble Ahead!

Wednesday, 27 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Ned Wells, CEO Zanzi Digital   How secure is your website? Google is getting increasingly serious [...]

Building a better membership experience: the benefits of working together

Wednesday, 27 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Emma Thompson, Director Ashridge Communications Co-creation is relatively commonplace in the commercial sector. Take LEGO as [...]

How to improve member retention

Thursday, 21 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Christine Hassall, Marketing Executive Senior Internet   Associations often spend valuable time and resources trying to persuade industry [...]

Are we going policy mad? Let’s get real!

Wednesday, 20 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

Guest blog by Andrew Chamberlain, Consort Strategy Does your association suffer from policy clutter? One of the perennial headaches that is [...]